Monthly Archives: October 2015

Pagoda at Gansen-ji Temple, Nara

Pagoda at Gansen-ji Temple, Nara

Note the open door at the ground floor of the pagoda exhibiting the painting of 16 Saints drawn on the wall called ‘Raigei Heki (Welcome …

 

Tokyo: Kanda Jimbocho book market #2

Tokyo: Kanda Jimbocho book market #2

Kanda Jimbocho book market is held a few times a year outside, Kanda really is the second hand book district but at the time of …

 

Abbaye de Notre-Dame de Droiteval #2

Abbaye de Notre-Dame de Droiteval #2

See also here for last year’s take on this abbey. Shot on ADOX CHS 100 II @ EI 100; developed in HC-110 dilution E for 9 …

 

Pont Tatal over the River Ourche

Pont Tatal over the River Ourche

Pont Tatal, a disused train bridge over the River Ourche currently used for bungee jumping and rock climbing. Shot on ADOX CHS 100 II @ EI …

 

The dark of the forest

The dark of the forest

See here for an explanation of this shot. Shot on ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes, …

 

Controlling depth-of-field

Controlling depth-of-field

Use the camera’s depth-of-field preview function to help control the DOF. Shot on Ilford HP5+ at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 10:00 minutes. …

 

Future model

Future model

Shot on Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: …

 

First results on 4×5 Large Format

First results on 4×5 Large Format

This is of course a pretty boring landscape with nothing to attract the attention or to lock the image down, yet it is important to …

 

Mindfulness

Mindfulness

At Renkeiji temple, Kawagoe. Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds.Shot on …

 

Autumn in Luxembourg #3

Autumn in Luxembourg #3

Shot on Fujichrome Velvia 50 Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 75mm ISO: 50 Shutter speed: 1/20s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/autumn-in-luxembourg-3/”, title: “Autumn …

 

Autumn in Luxembourg #2

Autumn in Luxembourg #2

Shot on Fujichrome Velvia 50 Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 75mm ISO: 50 Shutter speed: 1/15s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/autumn-in-luxembourg-2/”, title: “Autumn …

 

Autumn in Luxembourg #1

Autumn in Luxembourg #1

Shot on Velvia 50 Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 75mm ISO: 50 Shutter speed: 1/15s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/autumn-in-luxembourg-1/”, title: “Autumn in …

 

Waiting for a friend

Waiting for a friend

Shot on Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: …

 

Night in Stockholm

Night in Stockholm

Kodak TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 400 Shutter speed: 6s Please …

 

Skansen Kyrkhultsstugan

Skansen Kyrkhultsstugan

The chimney of the Kyrkhultsstugan (Kyrkhult cottage, where Kyrkhult is a town in the south of Sweden) in Skansen, Stockholm. Compare to this photo in B&W …

 

Watertower of Capellen

Watertower of Capellen

Shot on my Cambo SC2 4×5 Monorail Large Format camera with Rodenstock Sironar APO N 150mm lens. The watertowers in Luxembourg are often distinct and …

 

Burning incense

Burning incense

At Narita-san temple, Japan. Kodak T-MAX 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: …

 

Kielbaach #2

Kielbaach #2

ADOX PAN 25 @ EI 25; developed in HC-110 dilution F for 13:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every minute Aperture: ƒ/22 Camera: PENTAX 67II Focal length: 90mm ISO: 25 Shutter …

 

Kielbaach #1

Kielbaach #1

ADOX PAN 25 @ EI 25; developed in HC-110 dilution F for 13:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every minute Aperture: ƒ/22 Camera: PENTAX 67II Focal length: 75mm ISO: 25 Shutter …

 

Church at Monthureux-sur-Saône #1

Church at Monthureux-sur-Saône #1

ADOX CHS 100 ART @ EI 100; developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: …

 

M/S Birger Jarl

M/S Birger Jarl

Used as a cruise ship between Stockholm and Helsinki and later between Stockholm and Mariehamn on the Åland Islands, it is now a floating hostel …

 

Skansen street, Stockholm

Skansen street, Stockholm

Shot on ADOX Color Implosion film Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/60s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/skansen-street-stockholm/”, title: “Skansen street, …

 

Rice harvest in Japan #2

Rice harvest in Japan #2

Regional differences in drying the rice straw, this is around Chichibu, see also yesterday’s post. Shot on Fujichrome Velvia 50 Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 50 Please follow and like …

 

Rice harvest in Japan #1

Rice harvest in Japan #1

Regional differences in drying the rice straw, this is around Nara, see also tomorrow’s post. Fuji Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E …

 

River Côney at Fontenoy-le-Château

River Côney at Fontenoy-le-Château

Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Camera: PENTAX 67II ISO: 400 Please follow and …

 

Copse in the snow #1

Copse in the snow #1

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: …

 

Luxembourg from above

Luxembourg from above

Foma Fomapan 200 @ EI 200; developed in HC-110 dilution H for 7 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 50mm ISO: …

 

S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens #2

S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens #2

Showing off the bokeh of the S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens. Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, …

 

S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens #1

S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens #1

Showing off the bokeh of the S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens. Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, …

 

Industrial

Industrial

Shot from in front of the blast furnace. Foma Fomapan 400 @ EI 1600; developed in HC-110 dilution B for 13 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every …